Kōrero: Ngāi Tūhoe

Ōhiwa, Te Moana-o-Toi

Ōhiwa, Te Moana-o-Toi

He wāhi nui a Ōhiwa mō te kai. Koianei te ‘kete kai a ngā iwi’ - a Tūhoe, a Ngāti Awa, a Te Whakatōhea. Nui te mātaitai me te ika ki konei. I te rau tau 1800 ka torotoro a Ngāi Tūhoe ki te raki, ki ngā pāpāringa o Ōhiwa. Ka whakatūhia e Tūhoe ōna pā ki te whanga.

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Rangi McGarvey, 'Ngāi Tūhoe - Ngā iwi tōmua', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/4222/ohiwa-te-moana-o-toi (accessed 15 November 2019)

Story by Rangi McGarvey, published 8 Feb 2005, updated 1 Mar 2017